MSI Z270 GAMING PRO (MS-7A59)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 121%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (87th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 13 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 115%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics139% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive79.4% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A59
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO (MS-7A59)  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170627
Uptime17.4 Days
Run DateDec 06 '17 at 19:56
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 20%

 PC Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i5-7600K-$215
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
115% Outstanding
SC Int 154
SC Float 162
SC Mixed 158
126% 158 Pts
QC Int 586
QC Float 603
QC Mixed 595
135% 595 Pts
MC Int 602
MC Float 636
MC Mixed 607
92% 615 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 115%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$500
CLim: 2138 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.43
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
139% Outstanding
Lighting 421
Reflection 408
Parallax 492
138% 440 fps
MRender 264
Gravity 428
Splatting 273
140% 322 fps
Poor: 102%
This bench: 139%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intenso Sata III 120GB
31GB free
Firmware: P1111A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
79.4% Very good
Read 419
Write 349
Mixed 379
85% 382 MB/s
4K Read 17.6
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 13.9
108% 50.4 MB/s
DQ Read 170
DQ Write 298
DQ Mixed 67.2
98% 179 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 100%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$49
779GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
97.1% Outstanding
Read 172
Write 166
Mixed 160
125% 166 MB/s
4K Read 1.02
4K Write 2.65
4K Mixed 0.35
130% 1.34 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 97.1%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$205
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 38.8
MC Write 40.1
MC Mixed 30.5
104% 36.5 GB/s
SC Read 23.6
SC Write 38.2
SC Mixed 32
89% 31.3 GB/s
Latency 47.7
84% 47.7 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 103%
Great: 104%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical Z270 GAMING PRO (MS-7A59) Builds (Compare 482 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 125%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING PRO (MS-7A59)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $1,109
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